Highlands & Islands

Police appeal for big cat sightings near Kincraig

Police have appealed to hillwalkers to report sightings of a "very large black cat" seen by a member of the public in woodland in the Highlands.

Northern Constabulary said the animal was reportedly seen in woods at Inshriach, Kincraig, at about 1115 BST.

Police said: "The person who reported the sighting was certain the animal was a cat and was the size of a German shepherd dog."

Officers have been unable to confirm the report.

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